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Steven L. Marks, BVSc, MS, MRCVS, DACVIM

Steven L. Marks

Clinical Professor, Critical Care and Internal Medicine and Associate Dean and Director of Veterinary Medical Services
Phone: 919.513.6211
Fax: 919.513.6452


Diplomate, American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine
MS, Washington State University, 1993
BVSc, MRCVS, University of Liverpool, England, 1989
BS, Texas A&M University, 1982

Professional Experience & Qualifications

Associate Professor, University of Illinois, 2001-2005
Assistant Professor, Louisiana State University, 1996-2001
Instructor, Colorado State University, 1995-1996
Consultant, Cardiopet, Inc., 1994-1995
Clinical Instructor, Washington State University, 1993-1994
Residency, Washington State University, 1990-1993
Internship, Tuskegee University, 1989-1990

Research Area

Emergency and critical care medicine, general internal medicine, cardiopulmonary medicine and pain management.

Selected Publications

Istvan SA, Marks SL. Murphy LA, Dorman DC . Evaluation of a point-of-care anticoagulant rodenticide test for dogs. J Vet Emerg Crit Care 24(2):168-73, 2014

Bucknoff M, Hanel R, Marks S, Motsinger_Reif S, Suter S,. Evaluation of thromboelastography to predict clinical bleeding in thrombocytopenic dogs after total body irraditation and hematopoietic cell transplantation. Am J Vet Res 75(5):425-32, 2014

Marino CL, Lascelles BDX, Vaden SL, Gruen ME, Marks SL. The prevalence and classification of chronic kidney disease in cats randomly selected from four age groups and in cats recruited for degenerative joint disease studies. J Felin Med Surg 16(6):465-472, 2013

Palerme JS, Brown JC, Marks SL, Birkenheuer AJ. Splenohepatic shunts in cats: A retrospecitive of 33 cases (2004-2011). J Vet Intern Med 27(6):1347-53, 2013.

Boyle T, Holowaychuk MK, Adams A, Marks SL. Successful treatment of congestive heart failure in three cats with hyperviscosity syndrome using plasmapheresis. J Amer Anim Hosp Assoc. 47:50, 2011.

Marks SL, Hanel R. EZ-IO: A new technique for emergency venous access. Procedures Pro: Clinicians Breif, November 2010.

Epstein M, Kuehn NF, Landsberg G, Lascelles DB, Marks SL, et al. AAHA Senior Care Guidelines for Dogs and Cats. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 41: 81-91,2005.

Haldane S, Marks SL. Cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation: Techniques. Compend Cont Educ Pract Vet 26(10) 780-790, 2004.

Haldane S, Marks SL. Cardiopulmonary cerebral resuscitation: Emergency drugs and postresuscitative care. Compend Cont Educ Pract Vet 26(10) 791-799, 2004.

Haldane S, Roberts J, Marks SL, Raffe M. Transfusion Medicine. Compend Cont Educ Pract Vet 26(7) 502-518, 2004.